Rapid economic growth, primarily driven by natural resource extraction, is putting new pressures on the environmental assets on which rural communities traditionally depend. Strengthening human and financial capacities to manage natural resources at the community level and enforcing relevant laws is critical to ensure sustainable development.
Environment & Energy
UNDP and Climate Change: Zero Carbon, Sustainable Development December 8, 2015
The second national communication on climate change submitted to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. October 2, 2013
Achieving Sustainable Energy for All in the Asia-Pacific August 27, 2013